A minor earthquake with magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) was reported 5 kilometers (3 miles) from Gramais in Austria on Saturday. Exact location of earthquake, 10.5286° East, 47.213° North, depth 6.74 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/08/20 / 2020-08-08 19:44:45 / August 8, 2020 @ 7:44 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 6.74 km (4 miles). The temblor was picked up at 19:44:45 / 7:44 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000bb6z. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000bb6z.
Earthquake epicenter was 66 km (41 miles) from Innsbruck (c. 112 500 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Kempten (Allgäu) (c. 61 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Dornbirn (c. 43 000 pop), 75 km (46 miles) from Kaufbeuren (c. 42 500 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Merano (c. 33 500 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Feldkirch (c. 31 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Austria (c. 8 205 000 pop), Germany (c. 81 802 000 pop), Italy (c. 60 340 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Goldach, Sargans, Weilheim.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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